New Year's Eve in Lake Louise

Ring in the New Year in Lake Louise

Come and celebrate the New Year at Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise. The serene landscape of Banff National Park is the perfect backdrop to ring in the new year. Your last meal of 2020 must be a memorable one, so indulge your senses in one of our special four or six course dining options. Then head outside for a cocktail at the iconic Lake Louise Ice Bar and count down to 2021 surrounded by mountains and under a blanket of stars.

New Year's Eve in the heart of Banff National Park. 

Special Events


New Year's Eve Luminaria

Ring in the new year with this magical outdoor lantern event. A first in Lake Louise! On December 31st, from 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM, a table will be set up in the lobby for you to write down your best wishes for 2021 on your own lantern. From 10:00 PM – 12:30 AM, join us outside And experience wandering through the hundreds of lanterns under the stars. Walk around our backyard and let’s bring our community together. 

New Year's Eve Ice Skating Live Show

Join our talented Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise figure skaters for an evening live show on one of the most iconic ice rinks in the world. Embrace the music and your surroundings under a million stars.

New Year's Eve Ice Bar Celebration

A New Year’s toast you will not soon forget. Join us at our famous outdoor ice bar to ring in the new year with great friends and delicious cocktails. Hotel guests only.

Peaceful New Year's Eve

If you are looking for a quieter way to celebrate, we invite you to wander out to our magical Ice Castle on Lake Louise. Surrounded by the glowing mountains, reflect on 2020 and make your personal wish for 2021. The skating rink will remain lit until 12:30 AM for guests that would like to peacefully glide their way into the New Year.

Dining Options

New Year's Eve Dinner | 6 Course

Bring the whole family to our New Year’s Eve special dinner in the Victoria Ballroom. Fill your bellies with a delicious specially crafted 6 course menu before you ring in the New Year in style.

Adults $120 | Children (6-12) $45
1st Seating 5:00 PM – 5:45 PM (wrapped up by 7:30 PM)
2nd Seating 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

New Year's Eve Dinner | 4 Course

Enjoy a feature four course New Year’s Eve menu. Our
attentive servers and skilled culinary team will ensure you have an unforgettable last meal of the year!

Fairview Bar & Restaurant
$105 per person
1st Seating 5:00 PM – 6:15 PM (wrapped up by 7:30 PM)
2nd Seating 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Walliser Stube
$105 per person
1st Seating 5:00 PM – 6:15 PM (wrapped up by 7:30 PM)
2nd Seating 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

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